Commissioner Shaheed Benazirabad Division, Rasheed Ahmed Zardari on Tuesday chaired a meeting at his office to review the arrangements for maintaining a peaceful environment during the month of Muharam-ul-Haram throughout the division.
Addressing the meeting, the Commissioner said, “The month of Muharram-ul- Haram teaches us a lesson to maintain an atmosphere of patience and brotherhood and for this purpose it is necessary that ulema of all religious sects should play their full-fledged role”.
The Commissioner instructed Deputy Commissioners of Shaheed Benazirabad, Sanghar and Naushehro Feroze districts to hold meetings of Peace Committees to adopt all possible measures for ensuring peace and tranquility and other arrangements during this month.
He directed officials of Local Government Departments to immediately improve the sanitation around and in the vicinity of towns and cities of the division specially the mosques, imambargahs and routes of processions while arrangements shall be made for lighting on the routes.
The commissioner also directed Hesco and Sepco to prepare a schedule for power supply during 1st to 10th Muharram for uninterrupted supply during holding of religious programmes in evening and night hours.